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Chronology

Bloody Wednesday incident. Many demostrators against the return of Thanom are killed

Significance

4

Category 1

Politics

Category 2

Year

1976.10.6

Region(venue)

Thailand

Region(content)

City

Bangkok

Content

The Thammasat University massacre (Bloody Wednesday) occurs. Demonstrations by the leftist students and laborers protesting the return of former Prime Minister Thanom Kittikachorn are interrupted by the police, causing the brutal murder of the protestors who have occupied the university.

Participating artist(s)

Link

FM No.

863

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